Best Reference Books – Soft Furnishings

We have compiled the list of Top 10 Best Reference Books on Soft Furnishings subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges. Here is the full list of top 10 best books on Soft Furnishings along with reviews.

Kindly note that we have put a lot of effort into researching the best books on Soft Furnishings subject and came out with a recommended list of top 10 best books. The table below contains the Name of these best books, their authors, publishers and an unbiased review of books on "Soft Furnishings" as well as links to the Amazon website to directly purchase these books. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases, but this does not impact our reviews, comparisons, and listing of these top books; the table serves as a ready reckoner list of these best books.

1. “Collins Complete Book of Soft Furnishings” by Jane Churchill

“Collins Complete Book of Soft Furnishings” Book Review: This book guides on choosing and making home furnishings. The book contains information on all the basic sewing techniques. It also provides a step by step guide on making curtains and blinds, bed linen, loose covers, etc,. The book provides information on furnishing fabrics such as styles, patterns and weaves along with durability and practicality. It guides the readers on choosing the right materials and styles to meet their needs. The book also guides the reader on combining colour, texture and pattern. The book contains examples giving invaluable sources of design.

2. “Pillows, Curtains, and Shades Step by Step: 25 Soft-Furnishing Projects for the Home” by DK

“Pillows, Curtains, and Shades Step by Step: 25 Soft-Furnishing Projects for the Home” Book Review: This book deals with creating custom interiors. It also deals with projects on home decor sewing. The book guides on making a pillow cover or custom set of Roman shades. It provides a step by step guide on sewing bedspreads, bolster pillows, beanbags etc,. The book contains sewing patterns along with expert decorating tips. It also contains instructions and photographs on the projects.

3. “Sew Your Own Soft Furnishings” by Dorothy Wood

“Sew Your Own Soft Furnishings” Book Review: This book contains more than 35 soft furnishing projects for giving a finishing touch to the home. The book includes bedroom decor such as pillowcases, warm throws, decorative cushions, quilts, sheets, etc,. It also includes pleated and gathered valances, canopies, coronas, headboard covers, etc,. The book guides on decorating the dining area with coordinated chair covers, tablecloths, table runners, quilted place mats, etc,. The book contains step by step guide and photographs for producing professionally tailored items. It allows the readers to choose their own soft furnishings.

4. “The Coats Book of Soft Furnishings” by Elaine Brumstead

“The Coats Book of Soft Furnishings” Book Review: This book provides complete information on sewing class which can be used in the home. It guides the readers with techniques for making soft furnishings and is illustrated in detail. The book also provides information on choosing fabrics, sewing them and using particular types of fabric.

5. “Professional Soft Furnishings” by Wendy Shorter

“Professional Soft Furnishings” Book Review: This book provides information on aspects of soft furnishing. It will allow the reader to get an intermediate course on soft furnishings or starting their own businesses. Readers can get a glimpse on decorating their own home. The book covers information on colours and fabrics, window treatments, chair coverings and household linen. It contains step by step guides on creating bright, fresh items for a home.

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